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POSTPONED, NEW DATE TBA – Workshop 3: Green Infrastructure WaterTours – Tour 2: Cienega Springs Ecological Reserve Wetland and Habitat Restoration – Fillmore, CA (Ventura County)

January 1, 2024

This event has been POSTPONED, new date TBA.

Join the Santa Clara Conservancy’s Director, Shawn Kelly, and UC Santa Barbara Research Associate, Evan Hobson, for a tour of the Cienega Springs Ecological Reserve. Within the Reserve, 234 acres of degraded river channel and floodplain are being restored to create a mosaic of wetland and riparian habitat. The habitat restoration is improving the site’s hydrology for surface water retention and groundwater recharge while providing wildlife-oriented recreational opportunities for the surrounding disadvantaged communities. For additional information on this project – click here.

Tours will be led by:

  • Shawn Kelly, Director, Santa Clara Conservancy

  • Evan Hobson, Research Associate, UC Santa Barbara

A Google Map of the tour meeting and parking site can be found here. Please meet at 8:45AM. The tour will consist of various stops and up to 2 miles of walking. Dress in layers and wear comfortable walking shoes. Only heavy rain cancels!

Who Should Attend? This tour is for all…

  • Professionals interested in stormwater management and habitat restoration

  • Local elected officials

  • City managers and municipal staff

  • County commissioners and senior-level staff

  • Senior staff from special districts, water districts, and schools

  • Other civic leaders involved in water and land-use planning

Access event materials and recordings here.


Normandie Avenue Elementary School
4505 South Raymond Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90037

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